Status Report

NASA Spaceline Current Awareness November 28, 2003

By SpaceRef Editor
November 30, 2003
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Bey L, Hamilton MT.
Suppression of skeletal muscle lipoprotein lipase activity during physical
inactivity: a molecular reason to maintain daily low-intensity activity.
J Physiol. 2003 Sep 1;551(Pt 2):673-82. Epub 2003 Jun 18.
(PI: M.T. Hamilton/Biomedical Research and Countermeasures)

Black FO, Pesznecker SC.
Vestibular adaptation and rehabilitation.
Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2003 Oct;11(5):355-60. Review.
(PI: F.O. Black/Biomedical Research and Countermeasures)

Xiang M, Maklad A, Pirvola U, Fritzsch B.
Brn3c null mutant mice show long-term, incomplete retention of some afferent
inner ear innervation.
BMC Neurosci. 2003;4:2. Epub 2003 Jan 30.
(PI: B. Fritzsch/Fundamental Space Biology)

Ross MD.
The evolution of concepts of vestibular peripheral information processing:
toward the dynamic, adaptive, parallel processing macular model.
Acta Otolaryngol. 2003 Sep;123(7):784-94. Review.
(PI: M.D. Ross/Fundamental Space Biology)

Gammill LS, Bronner-Fraser M.
Neural crest specification: migrating into genomics.
Nat Rev Neurosci. 2003 Oct;4(10):795-805. Review.
(PI: M. Bronner-Fraser/Fundamental Space Biology)

Romano LA, Wray GA.
Conservation of Endo16 expression in sea urchins despite evolutionary
divergence in both cis and trans-acting components of transcriptional
Development. 2003 Sep;130(17):4187-99.
(PI: G.A. Wray/Fundamental Space Biology)

Koh WG, Itle LJ, Pishko MV.
Molding of hydrogel microstructures to create multiphenotype cell microarrays.
Anal Chem. 2003 Nov 1;75(21):5783-9.
(PI: M.V. Pishko/Advanced Human Support Technology)

Eiceman GA, Nazarov EG, Stone JA.
Chemical standards in ion mobility spectrometry.
Anal Chim Acta. 2003;493:185-94.
(PI: G.A. Eiceman/Advanced Human Support Technology)


Note (#9)

Chinese satellite results.

Zheng HQ, Wang LF, Cheng AD, Liu CX.
Electrofusion of tobacco protoplasts in space.
Chin Sci Bull. 2003 Sep; 48(18):1967-70.


Aronne G, De Micco V, Ariaudo P, De Pascale S.
The effect of uni-axial clinostat rotation on germination and root anatomy of
Phaseolus vulgaris L.
Plant Biosyst. 2003;137(2):155-62.

Antonutto G, Di Prampero PE.
Cardiovascular deconditioning in microgravity: some possible countermeasures.
Eur J Appl Physiol. 2003 Oct;90(3-4):283-91. Epub 2003 Jul 08. Review.

Alkner BA, Berg HE, Kozlovskaya I, Sayenko D, Tesch PA.
Effects of strength training, using a gravity-independent exercise system,
performed during 110 days of simulated space station confinement.
Eur J Appl Physiol. 2003 Sep;90(1-2):44-9. Epub 2003 May 29.


Note (#13)

Introduction discusses space flight results as a rationale for this study.

Kitahara A, Hamaoka T, Murase N, Homma T, Kurosawa Y, Ueda C, Nagasawa T, Ichimura S, Motobe M, Yashiro K, Nakano S, Katsumura T.
Deterioration of muscle function after 21-day forearm immobilization.
Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2003 Oct;35(10):1697-702.

Lai EJ, Hodgson AJ, Milner TE.
Influence of interaction force levels on degree of motor adaptation in a stable
dynamic force field.
Exp Brain Res. 2003 Nov;153(1):76-83. Epub 2003 Aug 29.

Shao C, Aoki M, Furusawa Y.
Bystander effect on cell growth stimulation in neoplastic HSGc cells induced by
heavy-ion irradiation.
Radiat Environ Biophys. 2003 Oct;42(3):183-7. Epub 2003 Aug 15.

Yasuda K, Fushiki H, Maruyama M, Watanabe Y.
The effects of pitch tilt on postrotatory nystagmus in cats.
Brain Res. 2003 Nov 21;991(1-2):65-70.

Ballester M.
[Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo of the horizontal canal]
Rev Laryngol Otol Rhinol (Bord). 2003;124(1):71-2. French.


Note (#18)

Used rotating wall vessel as “microgravity cell culture system.”

Yamamoto Y, Cameron DF, Miyagawa I.
An artificial testis for production of rat haploid cells.
Aktuel Urol. 2003 Jul;34(4):273-5.

Ramirez LE, Lim EA, Coimbra CF, Kobayashi MH.
On the dynamics of a spherical scaffold in rotating bioreactors.
Biotechnol Bioeng. 2003 Nov 5;84(3):382-9.

Program and abstracts. Nineteenth Annual Meeting, American Society for
Gravitational and Space Biology. November 12-16, 2003, Huntsville, AL, USA.
Gravit Space Biol Bull. 2003 Nov;17(1):i-xxxii, 1-78, A1-5.
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